Latest Hotel Industry News

Noble Investment Group Opens Dual-Branded AC Hotel Atlanta Midtown and Moxy Atlanta Midtown

2019-01-18 21:03:05 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

ATLANTA, Jan. 18, 2019 -- Noble Investment Group and Marriott International today announce the opening of the dual-branded AC Hotel Atlanta Midtown and Moxy Atlanta Midtown in the heart of Midtown's thriving... Read more



sbe Partners With Be Grand and CEO Nicolas Carrancedo for Ten Mondrian Hotel & Residential Projects in Mexico

2019-01-18 20:55:16 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

Mondrian Polanco Hotel & Residences to Debut in 2021 Followed by Mondrian Del Valle in 2022 NEW YORK, Jan. 18, 2019 -- sbe, a leading international hospitality group that develops, manages and operates... Read more


Capital Properties Appoints Michael Hoffmann as Managing Director for Perry Cabin Resorts & Golf

2019-01-18 20:07:25 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

ST. MICHAEL'S, Md., Jan. 18, 2019 -- Capital Properties has appointed Michael Hoffmann as Managing Director for Perry Cabin Resorts & Golf. Ushering in a new era for the premier resort destination, Hoffmann, Swiss... Read more


Virgin Hotels Appoints Owen Deignan as New Director of Food & Beverage Operations and Denise Walker as New Vice President of Information Technology

2019-01-18 19:34:47 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

MIAMI, Jan. 18, 2019 -- Virgin Hotels, the lifestyle hotel brand by Sir Richard Branson, is pleased to welcome two new members of the team: Owen Deignan as the new Director of Food & Beverage Operations, and Denise... Read more


Eldorado Resorts Names Steve Callender Senior Vice President of Eastern Regional Operations

2019-01-18 19:13:52 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

Jason L. Gregorec to Succeed Steve Callender as Vice President and General Manager of Tropicana Casino and Resort, Atlantic City RENO, Nev.--January 18, 2019--Eldorado Resorts, Inc. (NASDAQ: ERI)... Read more



Hotel Equities and Owner GGDE Open 186-Room Four Points by Sheraton Atlanta Airport West

2019-01-18 18:51:27 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

Atlanta, GA – January 18, 2019 – Today, Atlanta-based hotel owner, operator and developer, Hotel Equities (HE) announced the opening of the Four Points by Sheraton Atlanta Airport West, Georgia’s... Read more


Australian Luxury Hotels Up Their Game for Chinese Tourists

2019-01-18 18:07:08 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

With the Chinese now accounting for Australia’s largest group of tourists, hotels are going the extra yard to make their visitors feel welcome. Congee at the breakfast buffet, Chinese signage, Chinese-speaking... Read more


2019 Plea to Hotel PMS Providers for Distribution Cost Tracking Functionality

2019-01-18 17:25:13 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

By Patrick Landman Over the last few years there has been much discussion in the the world of hotel revenue management on managing GOPPAR and NREVPAR over only REVPAR. Understanding the cost of distribution is... Read more


Possessory Interests in Hotel Real Estate

2019-01-18 17:16:17 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

By Erich Baum What is a Possessory Interest? A possessory interest is created when a private-sector tenant is granted exclusive use of real property (land and/or building) that is owned by a tax-exempt entity,... Read more



Your Top 10 Digital Marketing New Year’s Resolutions for 2019

2019-01-17 23:38:41 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

By Kerryn Gower After saying goodbye to 2018, we’re starting the new year with fresh priorities and goals. January is a great time for hoteliers to reflect on last year’s strategies and analyze... Read more


Black Oak Casino Resort to Implement INTELITY’s Guest Experience and Staff Management Platform

2019-01-17 23:29:58 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

The state-of-the-art property looks to implement the industry’s leading technology platform to streamline staff, increase guest engagement, and better connect hotel operations to the casino floor Los Angeles,... Read more



Pacifica Hotels Promotes Chris Marquis to Executive Vice President of Acquisitions

2019-01-17 21:06:23 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

Orange County, CA (January 17, 2019) – Pacifica Hotels, the largest owner and operator of independent hotels on the Pacific Coast, appoints Chris Marquis to Executive Vice President of Investments &... Read more


Hotel Equities Adds Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Tacoma DuPont to Portfolio

2019-01-17 21:01:03 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

Atlanta, GA – January 17, 2019 – Today, Atlanta-based hotel owner, operator and developer, Hotel Equities (HE), announced the addition of the Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Tacoma DuPont to their... Read more


Anthony Klok Elected 2019 Board Chairman of Best Western Hotels & Resorts

2019-01-17 20:53:13 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

(CHICAGO, IL; January 17, 2019) – Rebel Hospitality is pleased to announce the election of Principal Anthony Klok to 2019 Board Chairman of Best Western Hotels & Resorts. Klok, who previously served as Vice... Read more


Idu Ribeiro Appointed General Manager at Panama Marriott Hotel, Panama

2019-01-17 18:55:51 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

Marriott International announces the appointment of Idu Ribeiro as the new General Manager of the emblematic Panama Marriott Hotel. Idu joins this new position from the Marriott Executive Apartments Panama City,... Read more


Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile Appoints Kathy Heneghan as General Manager

2019-01-17 18:34:37 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

CHICAGO - Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile, owned by Host Hotels & Resorts, LP and managed by Hilton Management Services, today announced Kathy Heneghan has been appointed as the... Read more


Beekeeper Continues to Dominate in the Hotel Technology Arena; Named ‘Top Operational Product’ for Employee Engagement by HotelTechReport

2019-01-17 18:01:41 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

Company recognized for adding immense value for hoteliers by helping them compete in the digital age; This is the 5th technology award presented to Beekeeper in the last eight months for its operational communication... Read more


Hotel Cap Rates Hold Steady - Values Under Pressure

2019-01-17 17:37:45 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

By Suzanne R. Mellen  Following a year of robust transaction activity, hotel capitalization rates remain stable, while hotel NOI and values are under pressure due to slowing RevPAR growth and increasing... Read more


Major Trends to Watch for at HSMAI NY Conference

2019-01-17 17:13:41 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

By Raj Singh, CEO, Go Moment As I think about what to get excited about at HSMAI’s Digital Marketing Strategy Conference 2019 taking place later this month in New York, the fast-evolving guest experience comes... Read more


The Modern Guest Experience & How Hotels Can Achieve It in 2019

2019-01-17 16:53:56 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

By David Millili, CEO of Runtriz Remember when the first hotel websites came online? It was 1994 and Hyatt was among the first chains to launch one. There were many years after this spent convincing the rest of the... Read more